Allison has performed as a soloist (singing and playing the piano and/or ukulele) at retirement homes around the lower mainland since 2006 and over the years she has become one of the regularly requested performers at many of these homes. She also performs at retirement parties and volunteer appreciation teas around the city. Allison has also produced and performed in two musical revues and a summer ukulele concert.
Some of the homes that she has performed at include Shannon Oaks, Blenheim Lodge, Cavell Gardens, Amica at West Vancouver, Amica at Rideau Manor, Amica at Edgemont Village, Greystone Manor, Mulberry Parc, Cedar Springs Parc and Bethshan Gardens. References are available upon request.
A sample of Allison’s solo repertoire:
|Blue Skies||Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy|
|Someone To Watch Over Me||
Build Me Up, Buttercup
|The Glory of Love||All I Have To Do Is Dream|
|Wouldn't It Be Loverly||
Bye, Bye, Love
|Lullaby of Broadway||Feelin' Groovy|
Blowin' In The Wind
|The Nearness of You||Walkin' After Midnight|
|Fiddler On The Roof||Blue Bayou|
For more information, you can check out Allison’s profile at WeEntertainSeniors.com.
Allison has had two solo recitals - singing and playing the piano. Both recitals, in 2006 and 2009, were well-attended and well-received by family and friends alike.
Allison also performed at a little Italian restaurant on the west side of Vancouver in 2009, and now she has moved on to friendlier pastures - farmers’ markets! You can catch Allison singing with her ukelele at a variety of farmers markets throughout the spring and summer months.
A sample of Allison’s ukulele repertoire at the markets:
Bye, Bye, Love (The Everly Brothers)
All I Have To Do Is Dream (The Everly Brothers)
No One Needs To Know (Shania Twain)
Ours (Taylor Swift)
Walkin’ After Midnight (Patsy Cline)
When I’m 64 (The Beatles)
Feelin’ Groovy (Simon & Garfunkel)
Let It Be (The Beatles)
Yesterday (The Beatles)
Candle In The Wind (Elton John)
Time of Your Life (Green Day)